Partial train derailment closes roads in Pefferlaw

A partial train derailment has closed portions of at least three roads in Pefferlaw.

According to social media posts from the York Regional Police, Old Homestead Road has been closed from Weir’s Sideroad to Forestry Drive.

As well, the train is reportedly blocking Pefferlaw Road and Station Road.

“Please avoid the area. No injuries reported but traffic disruption resulted,” one of the post reads.

Police noted that CN was reporting a mechanical issue but has provided no timeline for the scene to be cleared.

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